Discover #TheMovesDMV - 10 virtual/IRL events in the DMV (11/18-11/26)

Updated: Nov 19, 2020

Street Smart Collaborative's weekly curation of community events and things to do. These safe spaces cater to the black community by providing safe spaces for shopping, enrichment, and explorations.


Check back every week for the updated list.





Make sure you don't miss our monthly podcast #SafeSpaceSaturday, in addition to the events listed below: streetsmartcollaborative.com/safespacesaturday.


11/18 - Art Happens Anywhere | With Love From LA In-Concert Series

Art Happens Anywhere | With Love From LA In - Concert Series With Love From LA is a new online virtual offering conceived by musician, performer, composer and event producer Mark de Clive-Lowe.

Price: Free

Location: Online Event

Time: 8-11pm

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11/19 - Accessing Empowerment with Barbara Seie - Presented by Essential Wellness

This webinar shares with you the means to access clarity - a resource we all carry within ourselves. The tools and techniques we discuss are what we can use to connect to our own nature; our birthright. Learn more about how to access your powers in communion with yourself, your loved ones, your community, and our planet in this free webinar.

Price: Free

Location: Online Event

Time: 7-8pm

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11/20 - 2020 Virtual Odunde Festival

The community is invited to celebrate with us. Families are encouraged to attend and support coming together in the spirit of health and healing practices. All events are free this weekend. Donations are being accepted! All donations will support Adefua’s operational budget as we partner in space with the Rainier Art Center, beginning January 2021. Classes will be offered free or very low cost. We Grow As One!

Price: Free

Location: Online event

Time: 9pm

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11/21 Virtual Charity Skincare Party

As a Senior Beauty Consultant with Mary Kay Cosmetics, I am organizing free virtual skincare sessions from October 2020 to January 2021. As the sessions are virtual anyone can attend from the comfort of their homes. Before each session, participants will be sent free Mary Kay sample products which they would use during the skincare sessions

Price: Free

Location: Online Event

Time: 3-5pm/5-6pm

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11/22 - "Come Meet A Black Person" Virtual Event Series

"Come Meet A Black Person" Networking Event where non-Blacks talk about racism and eradicating racism. "Come Meet A Black Person" includes guest speakers, interactive questionnaires, open conversations and an awesome group of participants. We will interact in #RacismTalkRooms and #BlackExperienceRooms as we do our part in eradicating racism in America. Take the White Privilege Test today

Price: Free

Location: Online Event

Time: 3-5pm

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11/23 - Uncover why you self-sabotage during the Holidays

You go into the holidays with good intentions and plan to eat well. Before you know it, you've overindulged again and blew it! You might as well give up until January since you don't get all of these yummy foods all year round. It's not just about willpower! We'll get to the bottom of the hidden triggers that take you off the healthy eating track.

Price: Free

Location: Online Event

Time: 8:30-9:30pm

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11/24 - Free PILATES Happy hour - Online

It’s like a ‘normal’ class.. but without leaving the house!.. We have participants from anywhere in the world - please check your local time!.. Whether you've done Pilates before or this is your 1st time, we welcome participants of all ages, levels and ability.

Price: Free

Location: Online Event

Time: 7-8pm

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11/25- AVOIDING FINANCIAL CANCER - Greenbelt, MD

Similar is the effect of a lack of financial planning. Caught unaware, most of us have been thrown into financial chaos. Case in point, COVID-19. Last year was the government shutdown. What will it take for us to realize that there will always be something MAJOR around the corner that can wreak financial havoc in our lives? Financial cancer is a disease with serious consequences to our mental, emotional, spiritual, and physical stability. There is a cure.

Price: Free

Location: Online Event

Time: 2-2:30pm

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11/26 - Container presents: Taking Up Space - Conversations About Digital Activism

Can you occupy social media platforms for social activism? What does the new wave of Instagram friendly images and explainers do for a movement? Join a brilliant panel of artists and activists to explore the mainstreaming of allyship and how it impacts radical change-making.

Price: Free

Location: Online Event

Time: 6-7pm

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